Hans Holbein The Younger

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Style: Northern Renaissance

Place: Augsburg

Born: 1497

Death: 1543

Nationality: Germany


Hans Holbein the Younger (c. 1497-between 7 and 29 November 1543) was a German artist and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style. He is best known as one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century. He also produced religious art, satire and Reformation propaganda, and made a significant contribution to the history of book desig...